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IVANAJ Silvester

Supply Chain and Information Systems Management

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IVANAJ Silvester – Supply Chain and Information Systems Management
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Dr. Silvester Ivanaj has a multidisciplinary background combining academic scholarship, research, entrepreneurship and management experience. Currently he is Associate Professor of Information Systems at ICN Business School, Nancy, France. Prior to joining the ICN Business School, he was a researcher engineer and then environmental consultant. He was a visiting scholar in 2004 and 2009 at the College of Management, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, USA. Dr. Silvester Ivanaj has over 17 years of experience in management education, information systems development and entrepreneurship. His research interests focus mainly on information systems, sustainability assessments methods transdisciplinary research methodology and virtual team management. Dr. Silvester Ivanaj received his Master of Science degree from Polytechnic University of Tirana, Albania and his Ph.D. from Institut National Polytechnique de la Lorraine of Nancy, France. Silvester is co-founder and co-organizer of the international conference 'Multinational Enterprises and Sustainable Development' (MESD).

Educational background
Year Title Institution Country Degree Discipline
1995PhD, Business Administration, Géosciences et Matières PremièresEcole Nationale Supérieure de GéologieFrancePhDBusiness Administration
Positions
Start End Title Institution Country Nature Discipline
1996-09-012000-12-31Environmental consultingENVOTECHFrance-Other
1985-09-011990-10-02Research team memberMetallurgical Research InstituteAlbaniaResearch team memberOther
Taught courses
Year Title Country Institution Degree Discipline Language
2014Software trainingFranceICN Business SchoolSpecialized MastereManagement Information SystemsEnglish
2014Qualitative versus quantitative analysisFranceICN Business SchoolPhDOtherEnglish
2010Eco-technologies and eco-innovation FranceEM StrasbourgMaster of Business AdministrationOtherFrench
2010Data AnalysisFranceICN Business SchoolMasterOtherFrench
2009StatisticsFranceICN Business SchoolMasterOtherFrench
2008Public Information Systems FranceISAM-IAESpecialized MastereManagement Information SystemsFrench
2006Management Information Systems FranceICN Business SchoolMasterManagement Information SystemsEnglish
2000Visual Basic for ApplicationsFranceICN Business SchoolMasterManagement Information SystemsEnglish
Research interests
Title Discipline
StratégieStratégie
Théorie des organisationsThéorie des organisations
Science du comportementScience du comportement
StratégieStratégie
Contributions
Year Type Extract Status
2013Journal articleMARTINS, L., L.SCHILPZAND, C.MARIEKE, B.KIRKMAN, S.IVANAJ, V.IVANAJ, "A Contingency View of the Effects of Cognitive Diversity on Team Performance: The Moderating Roles of Team Psychological Safety and Relationship Conflict", Small Group Research, December 2013, vol. 44, no. 2, pp. 96-126Published
2012Journal articleIVANAJ, S., S.PERSSON, "Le mentoring à la française : un processus informel, silencieux mais efficient", Management & Avenir, July 2012, no. 55, pp. 79-97Published
2012Journal articleSHRIVASTAVA, P., V.IVANAJ, S.IVANAJ, "Sustainable Development and the Arts", International Journal of Technology Management, September 2012, vol. 60, no. 1/2, pp. 22-43Published
2013Journal articleSHRIVASTAVA, P., S.IVANAJ, S.PERSSON, "Transdisciplinary Study of Sustainable Enterprise", Business Strategy and the Environment, May 2013, vol. 22, no. 4, pp. 230–244Published
2017Journal articleIVANAJ, S., D.SATY KOUAME, "French Technology Start-Ups: How and Why Are They Succeeding?"", International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business, February 2017, vol. 30, no. 4, pp. 490-508Published
2013Journal articleIVANAJ, V., N.GUIMARAES DA COSTA , O.IVANOVA, S.IVANAJ, R.KAR, "Understanding MNEs’ attitudes towards CSR: a literature review and research agenda", Revue de l'Organisation Responsable, 2013, vol. 8, no. 2, pp. 15-30Published
2013Journal articleIVANAJ, S., C.GENDRON, J.MCINTYRE, "Corporate Social Responsibility and Attitudes towards Regulation of Multinational Companies", Revue de l'Organisation Responsable, March 2013, vol. 8, no. 2, pp. 3-14Published
2016Journal articleSHRIVASTAVA, P., S.IVANAJ, V.IVANAJ, "Strategic Technological Innovation for Sustainable Development", International Journal of Technology Management, January 2016, vol. 70, no. 1, pp. 76-107Published
2011Journal articleIVANAJ, S., P.SHRIVASTAVA, "Transdisciplinary art, technology, and management for sustainable enterprise", Transdisciplinary Journal of Engineering & Science, 2011, vol. 2, pp. 87-100Published
2009Journal articleIVANAJ, S., S.PERSSON, "Faut-il adopter le mentoring en France? État des savoirs et perspectives généalogiques", Management & Avenir, 2009, vol. 25, no. 5, pp. 98-115Published
2006Journal articleIVANAJ, S., P.BUSSIERE, "E-learning: autonomie et satisfaction des apprenants", Education permanente, 2006, no. 168, pp. 217-226Published
2006Journal articleIVANAJ, S., S.PERSSON, "Facteurs de choix au sein d'un dispositif interdisciplinaire d'apprentissage du management", Revue Internationale de Psychosociologie et de gestion des Comportements Organisationnels (RIPCO), 2006, vol. 12, no. 28, pp. 191-209Published
2005Journal articleIVANAJ, S., "Mesures des réactions au cours d'un changement organisationnel", Revue Internationale de Psychosociologie et de gestion des Comportements Organisationnels (RIPCO), 2005, vol. 11, no. 25, pp. 141-170Published
2015Journal articleIVANAJ, S., V.IVANAJ, J.MCINTYRE, N.GUIMARAES DA COSTA , R.LOZANO, "Multinational Enterprises' strategic dynamics and climate change: drivers, barriers and impacts of necessary organisational change", Journal of Cleaner Production, July 2015Published
2016Journal articleTOPALLI, M., S.IVANAJ, "Mapping the evolution of the impact of economic transition on Central and Eastern European enterprises: A co-word analysis", Journal of World Business, September 2016, vol. 51, no. 5, pp. 744–759Published
2017Journal articleGENDRON, C., B.GIRARD, S.IVANAJ, V.IVANAJ, A.FRISER, "Rôle et responsabilités des hauts dirigeants face aux changements climatiques : réflexions à partir du cas de BP", Entreprises et Histoire, April 2017, vol. 86, no. 1, pp. 34-53Published
2017Journal articleIVANAJ, S., V.IVANAJ, J., R.MCINTYRE, N.GUIMARAES DA COSTA , "MNEs and climate change: implications for future research", Journal of Cleaner Production, September 2017, vol. 160, no. 1, pp. 83-97Published
2019Journal articleIVANAJ, S., G.-B.NGAMINI, A.ANTOINE, "Measuring e-learner perceptions of service quality", Journal of Organizational and End User Computing, April 2019, vol. 31, no. 2, pp. 83-104Published
2017Journal articleGENDRON, C., S.IVANAJ, B.GIRARD, M.-L.ARPIN, "Science-fiction literature as inspiration for social theorizing within sustainability research", Journal of Cleaner Production, October 2017, vol. 164, no. 15, pp. 1553-1562Published
2018Journal articleSHRIVASTAVA, P., S.IVANAJ, V.IVANAJ, "The value of beauty for organizations", Journal of Cleaner Production, July 2018, vol. 189, pp. 864-877Published
2019Journal articleIVANOVA , O., J.FLORES ZAMORA, I.KHELLADI, S.IVANAJ, "The generational cohort effect in the context of responsible consumption", Management Decision, May 2019, vol. 57, no. 5, pp. 1162-1183Published
2019Journal articleAZAN, W., S.IVANAJ, O.ROLLAND, "Modular path customization and knowledge transfer: Causal model learnings", Technological Forecasting and Social Change, March 2019, vol. 140, pp. 182-193Published
2019Journal articleIVANAJ, S., "Adoption du SIRH dans les organisations : tests méta-analytiques de modèles théoriques concurrents", Personnel Review, 2019Submitted
2018Journal articleIVANAJ, S., "How does publicly available information about global warming influence public behavioral change?", Business and Society, 2018Submitted
2019Journal articleCASTELLANO, S., I.KHELLADI, S.IVANAJ, "Entrepreneurial intensity and firm performance: The role of institutional ambidexterity", IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, April 2019Published
2019Journal articleIVANAJ, S., M.COLLET, C.GENDRON, A.FRISER, "Lean et RSE, les contradictions et complémentarités : vers une solution managériale efficace.", Production Planning and Control, 2019Submitted
2016BookIVANAJ, S., C.BOZON, Managing Virtual Teams, Edward Elgar, Great Britain, 2016Published
2017BookIVANAJ, S., D.CAUMONT, Analyse de données, Dunod Éditeur, 2017Published
2018BookIVANAJ, S., V.IVANAJ, J.MCINTYRE, CSR and Climate Change Implications for Multinational Enterprises, Edward Elgar Publishing, United States of America, 2018Published
2013Book ChapterMC INTYRE, J., S.IVANAJ, V.IVANAJ, "Foundational Considerations in Balancing Innovatory Processes and Sustainable Development Practices in Comparative Light" in Strategies for Sustainable Technologies and Innovation., McIntyre J., Ivanaj S., Ivanaj V. Eds, Edward Elgar, 2013Published
2009Book ChapterIVANAJ, S., J.KOEHL, S.PENEY, G.SCHUMACHER, "Assessing the Sustainable Development Commitment of European MNEs" in Multinational Enterprises and the challenge of sustainable development., McIntyre J. et allii Ed., Edward Elgar Publishing, pp. 184-204, 2009Published
2012Book ChapterIVANAJ, S., P.SHRIVASTAVA, "Transdisciplinary art, technology, and management for sustainable enterprise" in Transdisciplinarity and sustainability., Basarab Nicolescu Ed., ATLAS PUBLISHING, chap. 10, pp. 112-128, 2012Published
2010Book ChapterIVANAJ, S., V.IVANAJ, "The contribution of interdisciplinary skills to the sustainability of business: when artists, engineers and managers work together to serve enterprises" in Global Sustainability as a Business Imperative., James A. F. Stoner & Charles Wankel Ed., Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 91-110, 2010Published
2004Book ChapterIVANAJ, S., V.IVANAJ, P.KOLNIKAJ, "Is Albania Ready for a Business School Mode : Diagnosis and Prospects" in Business and Management Education in Transitioning and Developing Countries., John R. McIntyre and Ilan Alon Ed., M.E.Sharpe, chap. 14, pp. 208-226, 2004Published
2016Book ChapterIVANAJ, S., J., R.MCINTYRE, V.IVANAJ, R., N.KAR, "Introduction: emerging dynamics of sustainability in multinational enterprises" in Emerging Dynamics of Sustainability in Multinational Enterprises., John R. McIntyre, Silvester Ivanaj, Vera Ivanaj and Rabi N. Kar Eds, John R. McIntyre, Silvester Ivanaj, Vera Ivanaj and Rabi N. Kar, 2016Published
2011Communications in an Academical or Professional conferenceIVANAJ, S., W.AZAN, "Importance of the Modularity of Web-Based Contents : Lessons from a Causal Model" Annual Conference of the Northeast Decision Sciences Institute (NEDSI). 2011, Montréal, CanadaPublished
2012Communications in an Academical or Professional conferenceIVANAJ, V., N.GUIMARAES DA COSTA, O.IVANOVA, S.IVANAJ, N.KAR RABI, "The Influence of the Institutional Context on the MNEs’ Strategy Decision Making for Sustainability" 4th MESD International Conference. 2012, New Dehli, IndiaPublished
2011Communications in an Academical or Professional conferenceIVANAJ, V., S.IVANAJ, "La Responsabilité Sociale de l’Entreprise (RSE) : une analyse de l’évolution du domaine avec la méthode de co-occurrences des mots (MCM)" 6ème Congrès du Réseau International de Recherche sur les Organisations et le Développement Durable (RIODD). 2011, LuxembourgPublished
2011Communications in an Academical or Professional conferenceKOUAME, D. S., S.IVANAJ, "Les Start-Ups Technologiques Françaises : comment et pourquoi réussissent-elles ?" 7ème Congrès de l'Académie de l'Entrepreneuriat et de l'Innovation. 2011, Paris, FrancePublished
2011Communications in an Academical or Professional conferenceIVANAJ, S., S.PERSSON, "Coaching research field : cognitive structure and its evolution over time" Northeast Decision Sciences Institute Conference (NEDSI). 2011, Montréal, CanadaPublished
2015Communications in an Academical or Professional conferenceIVANOVA, O., J.FLORES ZAMORA, S.IVANAJ, I.KHELLADI, "Determinants of Responsible Consumer Behavior in France" ARTEMOCC Conference. 2015, Nancy, FrancePublished
2015Communications in an Academical or Professional conferenceIVANAJ, S., C.GENDRON, B.GIRARD, "L'art comme inspiration théorique en sciences de gestion" ARTEMOCC Conference. 2015, Nancy, FrancePublished
2015Communications in an Academical or Professional conferenceIVANOVA, O., J.FLORES ZAMORA, S.IVANAJ, I.KHELLADI, "The moderating effects of age and income on the determinants of responsible consumption: evidence from France" Global Cleaner Production and Sustainable Consumption Conference (GCPSC). 2015, Sitges, SpainPublished
2013Communications in an Academical or Professional conferenceIVANAJ, S., C.GENDRON, B.GIRARD, "Rôle et responsabilités des hauts dirigeants : réflexions à partir du cas de BP" Congrès AFS 2013 tenu du 2 au 5 septembre 2013. 2013, Nantes, FrancePublished
2012Communications in an Academical or Professional conferenceIVANAJ, S., L.MARTINS, M.SCHILPZAND, B., L.KIRKMAN, V.IVANAJ, "Is feeling safe always good for diverse teams?" INGRoup conference. 2012, Chicago, United States of AmericaPublished
2010Communications in an Academical or Professional conferenceIVANAJ, S., L.MARTINS, M.SCHILPZAND, B., L.KIRKMAN, V.IVANAJ, "A contingency view of the effects of cognitive diversity on team performance" 2010 Meeting of the Southern Management Association, October 27-30. 2010, Pete Beach, United States of AmericaPublished
2010Communications in an Academical or Professional conferenceIVANAJ, S., S.PERSSON, "Le mentoring à la française : une pratique qui ne dit pas son nom" 21ème congrès de l'AGRH, Novembre 17-19. 2010, Saint Malo, FrancePublished
2010Communications in an Academical or Professional conferenceIVANAJ, S., V.IVANAJ, "Le processus de la stratégie : une analyse de l’évolution du domaine avec la méthode de co-occurrences des mots" XIXe Conférence Internationale de Management Stratégique - AIMS, 2-4 Juin. 2010, LuxembourgPublished
2009Communications in an Academical or Professional conferenceIVANAJ, S., V.IVANAJ, J., R.MCINTYRE, "Technology and innovation for sustainable development: mapping the evolution of the research through co-word analysis" Second MESD International Conference, Nancy-Metz, November 4-6. 2009, Nancy, FrancePublished
2009Communications in an Academical or Professional conferenceIVANAJ, S., "Green IT: The New Imperative" NDSI Conference, New Orleans, LA, November 22-24. 2009, New Orleans, United States of AmericaPublished
2009Communications in an Academical or Professional conferenceIVANAJ, S., G.-B.NGANMINI, A.ANTOINE, "The assessment of the quality in distance education or e-learning" 10th DSI International Conference, Nancy, June 24-27. 2009, Nancy, FrancePublished
2007Communications in an Academical or Professional conferenceIVANAJ, S., T.PITNER, "E -learning 2.0 Adaptive and Intelligent Applications" The iTET 2007 Joint Working Conference, . 2007, Prague, Ceszk RepublicPublished
2006Communications in an Academical or Professional conferenceIVANAJ, S., J.KOEHL, S.PENEY, G.SCHUMACHER, "The commitment of multinational enterprises to Sustainable Development: analysis of some of its consequences in Europe and the USA within the scope of descriptive ethics" First MESD International Conference, October 19-20, Atlanta. 2006, Atlanta, United States of AmericaPublished
2017Communications in an Academical or Professional conferenceIVANAJ, S., B.FERRA, M.TOPALLI, "Sustainable development goals: MNEs in the banking system and their role in poverty reduction in the western Balkans" MESD'17. 2017Published
2018Communications in an Academical or Professional conferenceIVANAJ, S., P.SHRIVASTAVA, V.IVANAJ, "The value of beauty for organizations" 7TH Aalborg International Business conference. 2018, Copenhague, DenmarkPublished
2019Communications in an Academical or Professional conferenceIVANAJ, S., M.SENNOTT, M.TEHRANI, "Global auto companies in Brazil: Haven or Halo?" Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management. 2019In Progress
2019Communications in an Academical or Professional conferenceIVANAJ, S., C.GENDRON, R.AUDET, "Understanding choices and challenges about climate change with SF" 20th International Conference of the Utopian Studies Society. 2019, Prato, ItalyIn Progress
2014Faculty research seminarTOPALLI, M., S.IVANAJ, "Mapping the evolution of the impact of economic transition on the enterprises in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE): Co-Word Analysis (CWA)" 8 th South-Eastern European Economic Research Workshop “Global Banks and International Shock Transmission”. 2014, Tirana, AlbaniaPublished
2013Book editorMCINTYRE, J., R., S.IVANAJ, V.IVANAJ, Strategies for Sustainable Technologies and Innovations, Edward Elgar Publishing, United States of America, 2013Published
2016Book editorMCINTYRE, J., R., S.IVANAJ, V.IVANAJ, R., N.KAR, Emerging Dynamics of Sustainability in Multinational Enterprises, Edward Elgar Publishing, 2016Published
2009Book editorIVANAJ, S., J., R.MCINTYRE, V.IVANAJ, Multinational Enterprises and the Challenge of Sustainable Development, Edward Elgar Publishing, United States of America, 2009Published
2015Journal editorIVANAJ, S., C.GENDRON, J., R.MCINTYRE - "Regulating CSR: southern and northern perspectives" - 2015, Revue de l’Organisation Responsable, FrancePublished
2007Journal editorIVANAJ, S., J., R.MCINTYRE, V.IVANAJ - "Sustainable Development and the Multinational Corporation as a Tool of Competitiveness" - 2007, The Multinational Business Review, United States of AmericaPublished
2016Journal editorIVANAJ, S., V.IVANAJ, J., R.MCINTYRE, N.GUIMAREAS, R.LOZANO - "Managing Guest Editor" - 2016, Journal of Cleaner ProductionIn Progress
2017Journal editorIVANAJ, S., V.IVANAJ, J.MCINTYRE, N.GUIMARAES DA COSTA , R.LOZANO - "Multinational Enterprises' strategic dynamics and climate change: drivers, barriers and impacts of necessary organisational change" - 2017, Journal of Cleaner Production, Vol. 160Published
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